Off to College: a free program for high school students!
to College is a free high school program designed by Berrien Regional
Education Service Agency (Berrien RESA) and Lake Michigan College to
help YOU prepare for your future.
Off to College requires a two year commitment from you (and your family). During your junior and
senior years, you will participate in monthly seminars at Lake Michigan
College. The seminars will teach you how to become a successful college
Candidates for the Off to College program should
be curious, care about their future, work hard, have a positive attitude
and want to go to continue their education after high school.
from high schools in Berrien County will be selected to participate in
Off to College. Once selected, you will work and learn with these
students to prepare yourselves for college as a team. Together, you
will have access to college campuses, listen to guest speakers, learn
how to study, and understand what resources are available at the college
level (including financial aid). At the end of the program, you will
have an understanding of college expectations and be ready to start
earning a degree!